• New World vs. Old World: Cabernet Franc Face-Off

    6 days ago - By Wine Folly

    Cabernet Franc may call France its home, but can we make great wines elsewhere? Let's dig into the dirt on Cabernet Franc and find out where it grows best.
    Cabernet Franc is a very different animal.
    Though, if you were the parent of such star-studded children as Cabernet Sauvignon and Merlot, you'd be a bit eccentric too. After all, you learned how to survive - and thrive - just about anywhere.
    In 6 minutes Madeline compares New with Old World Cabernet Franc and fails to pick a favorite.
    The thing about Cabernet Franc that makes it unique is that it can't hide its nature. It's always been...
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